Nishiki-e (Woodblock print with color blocks)
Artist: Tadashi Nakayama (1927-2014)
Title: – Sisso Suru “Four Horses”
Signature: (in pencil) and red seal to reverse
Publisher: self printed and carved.
Acquired from: The Yoseido Gallery Tokyo Japan
Tadashi Nakayama was a Japanese woodblock print artist, working in a style that combines influences from traditional Japanese ukiyo-e prints and Western painting. From 1962 to 1965 he lived in Italy and then England. His main subject matter are butterflies, girls and horses.
His prints are mostly characterized by highly elaborate printing techniques, namely multiple impressions, overprinting and metallic pigments.
15″ x 25 inch print Triptych
19 x 32 inch frame
Condition: very good impression and color. Foxing and some mat burn, re-framed with acid fee mat UV resistant glaze.
Lease rate: 250 per year.